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Teacher Training 2-day Workshop


Teacher Training 2-day Workshop, AGS 2017 Colloquium: "Hands-On Earth Science Boot Camp"

On February 10th and 11th, 2017, the Atlantic Geological Society 2017 Colloquium Outreach Committee would like to host a 2-day Teacher Workshop entitled: “Hands-On Earth Science Boot Camp” for teachers in New Brunswick and Atlantic Canada.  The theme of our workshop is: Where on Earth?: Education, Integration and Development of Earth Science for Social Benefit in Atlantic Canada”. 

Space is limited! Register early!

The two-day workshop shop consists of: 1) In-classroom Hands-On Activities and informative discussions at the Quartermain Museum on Friday, February 10th, 2017, and 2) Interactive lectures and activities at the Fredericton Inn on Saturday, February 11th, 2017. Professional Earth Science educators endeavour to provide the skills and resources to meet outcome objectives for Earth Science units in elementary, middle and high school. Teachers attending the Friday workshop will also receive an additional comprehensive resource kit composed of quality relevant items suitable for their classroom. 

Are you from New Brunswick and need transportation to Fredericton?  Please contact us for possible FREE transportation to and from the workshop (506) 458-7205.  

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